Posts tagged: Anti-reflective coating

Solar Power Picking up Pace

By: Lindsay Carroll   DUBAI // Experts have welcomed a new ruling that will allow residents to install solar panels on the roofs of their homes and businesses and sell the energy generated back to the emirate‚Äôs power grid. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed, Crown Prince of Dubai and chairman of the Executive Council, passed the […]

Nanotech roundup: electricity from sewage, and self-cleaning solar panels

This month’s roundup includes a device for squeezing energy from wastewater, and a coating to keep solar panels clean Poopy Power One resource we are never short of is wastewater. It contains plenty of organic matter that could still produce useful energy, but the challenge is to do this efficiently. An attractive way is to […]